Richard Armitage is to star in the Old Vic Theatre’s new production of Arthur Miller’s The Crucible.
Richard Armitage plays John Proctor in The Crucible, directed by Yael Farber.
Richard’s stage credits include The Duchess of Malfi and Macbeth for the Royal Shakespeare Company, and Hamlet at the Birmingham Rep.
Richard’s movie credits include New Line Cinema’s tornado disaster film Into the Storm directed by Steven Quale, Thorin Oakenshield in Peter Jackson’s Hobbit trilogy and Heinz Kruger in Captain America: The First Avenger.
TV credits include North and South, Spooks, Robin Hood, Strike Back, The Vicar of Dibley and the BBC’s Macbeth opposite James McAvoy and Keeley Hawes.
The Crucible runs at the Old Vic from 24 June to 13 September 2014.